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The Tuscarawas County Farm Bureau will be awarding up to $2,000 in scholarship(s) for qualified students from Tuscarawas County who are or will be pursuing further education. Please visit the Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation link to access the online application.
Applications are to be submitted by March 15, 2022.
The scholarship(s) will be awarded to student(s) based on the following qualifications:
- 1. High School seniors or graduates planning to attend or having entered an accredited institution offering post-secondary education.
- 2. The student, or his or her parent(s) or guardian, must be a resident of Tuscarawas County and a current Tuscarawas County Farm Bureau member for the last two consecutive membership years.
- 3. The online application must be filled out as completely as possible for full evaluation and possible award. Attach two (2) personalized letters of recommendation, not to be from family members. Submit current high school or college transcript must be attached with the application.
- 4. The committee will judge based on evidence of deliberate research and thoughtful analysis as well as writing quality. We are not looking for any specific answer or opinion.
Please feel free to distribute the Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation link to the Tuscarawas County Farm Bureau Scholarship to any qualified and interested student(s).
If you have any questions, please contact the Tuscarawas County Farm Bureau office at 330-339-7211 or [email protected].
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